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Iowa Women’s Swimming & Diving Release their 2014-2015 Schedule

Iowa hits the road for a pair of Big Ten road duals on Oct. 17 and Oct. 30. The Hawkeyes will travel to East Lansing, Michigan, to square off against Michigan State on Oct. 17 before heading to Minneapolis to face Minnesota two weeks later.

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Video Interview: Missy Franklin is Pumped for Cierra Runge

Franklin wins 200 free, but comes up short in the 200 back against Beisel at the Santa Clara Grand Prix.

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Coffman and Kennedy: Elite Swimming Girl Talk

We titled this video at 3am. It’s the best we could you do. How would you title this video?

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Yannick Agnel Loves Having the Eye of the Tiger – Video Interview

200 free winner, Yannick Agnel, had a huge final 100, winning the race with a 1:46.99. Michael Phelps finished second with a 1:48.20.

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University of Louisville Professor Johnmann To Swim The English Channel

The first man to swim the English Channel, unassisted and observed, was Matthew Webb, who completed the swim from to Dover Calais on August 25, 1875 in a time of 21 hours, 45 minutes.

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ISHOF Celebrates 100 Years of Water Safety – Video Feature

Swimming video feature is courtesy of the International Swimming Hall of Fame (ISHOF).

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Swim Training: How to ramp up your strength with dryland training

While there’s nothing as essential for swimming as water, there are plenty of ways you can improve your swimming performance without getting wet. For those athletes who have trouble getting to the pool as often as they might like, effective dry-land training can be a helpful fallback.

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U.S. Olympic Committee leadership press briefing set for 2:30 p.m. ET today

Leaders will be available to the media via teleconference following the meeting at 3:15 p.m. ET. (Featured image: 2013 Golden Goggles: Chuck Wielgus Executive Director of USA Swimming, Missy Franklin, Scott Blackmun (USOC CEO)

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Karlee Bispo and BJ Johnson to join the Ceres Dolphins’ Swim Clinic

World Championships gold medalist Karlee Bispo (Modesto, Calif.) will make a hometown appearance alongside U.S. National Team member BJ Johnson…

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USA Men Take Gold At FINA Intercontinental Tournament With 11-7 Defeat Of Brazil

The USA Men’s Senior National Team took home the gold medal at the FINA Intercontinental Tournament after defeating Brazil 11-7….

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USA Men Top China 13-6; Advance To Title Match Of FINA Intercontinental Tournament

The USA Men’s National Team advanced to the final of the FINA Intercontinental Tournament with a 13-6 win over China….

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Horner signs seven to FIU Swimming and Diving

FIU swimming and diving head coach Randy Horner has announced seven additions to the FIU Swimming and Diving program to go along with the eight fall signees.

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Olympic Gold Medalists ‘Make a Splash’ With Water Safety Events In LA and Long Beach

The national tour features new USA Swimming Foundation’s Ambassadors Nathan Adrian, Janet Evans, Anthony Ervin (featured image), as well as Olympic Gold Medalists Rowdy Gaines, Jason Lezak, Jessica Hardy, and two-time Olympian Chloe Sutton.

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Swim Job: KING Aquatic Club Seeks Senior Group Coach

KING is seeking a coach for the Senior Group based out of the KING County Aquatic Center. The KING Senior Group consists of approximately 25-30 swimmers, mainly ages13-16, and is the second highest level within the club.

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7 Distance Butterfly Swims That Might Make You Cringe in Pain

Swimming video of long distance butterfly swims, 500 yards to 10k.

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